All-Inclusive: 2 Nights on Premium Cruise (BALCONY Cruises) - 3 Days

  • Meals (two breakfasts, three lunches, two dinners) and a cooking demo are included
  • Convenient round-trip transfers from Hanoi will be provided
  • Be as active or as relaxed as you like during this 2-night, 3-day cruise
  • An easy way to visit one of Vietnam’s most popular and beautiful destinations

Visit Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay & less touristy areas

Passing through local floating village

Kayaking around Ba Trai Dao Beach area on Day 1

Biking in Cat ba island and Kayaking aound Lan Ha bay on day 2

Bamboo boat trip around Dark and Bright cave area on Day 3

Fishing, Cooking Class, Taichi Class.

Enjoy all rooms with private balcony + chairs , Jacuzzi+ standing shower

Day 1
Hanoi - Halong Bay

08:45 – 09:15 Your transfer vehicle will collect you from your hotel in Hanoi and convey you to cruise harbor Got Ferry harbor in Hai Phong city around 11:30.

12:00 You will be taken on our tender from the wharf and make your way out onto the bay to board our luxurious craft, Sapphire Cruise. You will be welcome aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Our Crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedures session and then you are free to check into your cabin and freshen up. Take some time to have a look around the vessel or watch the magical landscape go by.

13:15 A special lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing favorites will be served. We set sail for Lan Ha Bay passing to Da Chong islet where you can see a lighthouse through Cua Van area to Lan Ha Bay (as part of Halong Bay). The area is surrounding of a lot extraordinary limestone karst landscapes. Guests can start their journey to explore the Lan Ha Bay by Kayaking and swimming in the crystal clear waters of the bay.

built by the French over 100 years ago.

15:00 When lunch is about to finish, it is just nice that the Cruise complete its entry17:00 Back to main boat, and cruising to a place for staying overnight

17:30 Join the sunset party on the sundeck in warm and romantic atmosphere, making friends with other members in the group, enjoy fresh local fruit, listening soft, light music.

19:15 Relish special Dinner in restaurant.

20:45 – 00:00 Your free time to relax with an exotic cocktail or whatever takes your fancy. Our bar has a wide range of wines, beers and liquors and is always a welcome sight for guests after a day on Bay. Order a Spa service or take any activities on boat cruise such as watching documentary movies, squid fishing or simply relax on our rooftop deck under the cover of a star filled sky

Stop At: Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba Vietnam

Sailing to Lan Ha bay

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Cua Van Floating Village, Hung Thang Commune, Halong Bay Vietnam

Sailing around Cua Van floating village, kayaking around the village

Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:

• Lunch

• Dinner

Accommodation included: Stay overnight on boat

Day 2
Halong Bay - Lan Ha bay - Biking in Cat ba island

06:30 Early birds are welcome to attend sunrise Tai Chi class on our upper deck and it’s an excellent way to get your energy levels up for today’s adventures. You will be fascinated by the exquisiteness in the early hours as you enjoy a coffee, tea.

07:00 Enjoy a buffet breakfast with best local coffee brand and freshly fruit juices.

08:45 Next we board our Day Boat to head to Viet Hai Village. You will take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel. Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit an ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo…you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric car service is available (at an extra cost).

12:00 Relax for a while and enjoy the special lunch

13:45 Free time for swimming and kayaking along side vertical cliffs, discovering untouched areas. (if the weather permits)

16:30 Back on board Sapphire Cruise, take some time to freshen up, take a nap or just relax at your leisure as we cruise to our overnight area. Witness one of the most brilliant sunsets you will ever see.

17:30 – 18:30 Bar opens for Happy Hour.

19:15 A special dinner will be served offering you outstanding food and quality service.

20:45 – 00:00 This evening is yours to enjoy whatever you please. We also have a selection of board games for your entertainment. Our bar is always open and is an ideal place to meet new people and share stories about your adventures.

Duration: 5 hours

Stop At: Viet Hai Village, 02 Lang Viet Hai Catba Island, Cat Ba 180000 Vietnam

Biking to Viet Hai village

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba Vietnam

Visit untouched areas in Lan Ha Bay and kayaking in the afternoon

Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:

• Breakfast

• Lunch

• Dinner

Accommodation included: Overnight on boat

Day 3
Kayaking or bamboo boat trip near Dark & Bright cave area - Hanoi

06:30: The morning is the best time of the day on Lan Ha Bay. You might like to head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions or relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice to watch the stunning scenery unfold before you.

07:00: A light breakfast of pastries, tea and coffee will be served in our restaurant.

7:30 – 9:15: The final stage of your trip is to be taken through the Dark and Bright cave area and amongst the remote islets via local rowing boats. The breath-taking beauty of this World Heritage region will certainly impress you. Following this, you will journey back to the main ship.

09:30: It’s time to check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland. After a final early brunch and a last farewell from our crew at 11:30, you will board our transfer boat and head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you to Hanoi.

12:10-12:30: Now you can board the luxury van and return to Hanoi.

15:00: Arrive in Hanoi. Tour ends

Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:

• Breakfast

• Lunch

No accommodation included on this day.


  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Full furnished cabin with A/C
  • Fruits and local wine party
  • Hot water on boat
  • 2 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 2 dinners
  • Welcome drink
  • Cookery demonstrations.
  • Kayaking. Local rowing boat
  • Fishing equipment
  • Exciting games
  • English speaking guide
  • Shuttle bus (round trip: Hotel in Hanoi - cruise harbor - Hotel in Hanoi)
  • Entry/Admission - Lan Ha Bay
  • Entry/Admission - Cua Van Floating Village
  • Entry/Admission - Cat Ba Island
  • Entry/Admission - Viet Hai Village


  • Beverages.
  • Personal expenses.
  • All services and items not mentioned specifically in the list above.
  • Surcharge us$ 25/person for 3 days/2 nights during Tet Holiday/Merry Christmas/ New Years' Eve

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All-Inclusive: 2 Nights on Premium Cruise (BALCONY Cruises)
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$450 Per Person
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Trip Facts

  • Bus
  • English
  • Require picture of credit card and driver license
  • As soon as possible
  • None refundable after payment confirmation